Students of Distinction

*Endorsed by Faculty Senate, District Management Association (DMA), Classified Senate, and Associated Students

On Friday, May 12, 2017, twenty (20) students will be honored and publicly recognized for their achievement at the Students of Distinction Awards Ceremony sponsored by the Office of Student Activities and Associated Students.  Students who are selected to receive this prestigious award will receive a $300-500 scholarship sponsored by generous donors from Fullerton College (funds will vary from year-to-year, depending on the availability of donations collected).

Two students with the highest scores overall from the Selection Committee will be awarded as the “Distinguished Student of the Year” and will receive an additional $450.

Each nomination category will have a selection committee of five individuals (from Fullerton College campus constituents) who will choose a total of five deserving students in each category (for a total of twenty students):

  1. Academic Achievement
  2. Competitive Achievement
  3. Personal Achievement
  4. Service Achievement

Students of Distinction 2017 Nomination Packet & Selection Criteria

Important Dates for Students of Distinction 2017:

Friday, January 27th          Faculty & Staff begin nominating students

Friday, February 24th         Deadline to turn in nominations to Office of Student Activities (by 5:00 pm)

Monday, April 17th              Campus-Wide Announcement of Students of Distinction 2017 Finalists

Friday, May 12th                 Students of Distinction Awards Ceremony, 6:00-9:00 pm at the College Center